Experience the best of Australia's wildlife up close and personal on this 2-hour Taronga Zoo tour experience. Meet the koala, the common wombat, the platypus, the bilby, and much more. Learn fascinating facts about the unusual animals in a hands-on way.
What to Expect
The Taronga Wild Australia Experience tour is an unforgettable 2-hour journey where you get to meet the wild animals of the Australian bush up close and personal. On this tour you can visit the koalas, enter the underground burrow of the common wombat, and explore the mysteries of the platypus. You will learn about the rare Tawny Frogmouth bird and the Australian bilby, and even meet a family of tiny feathertail gliders.
Your knowledgeable guide will teach you about the special adaptations that enable these animals to thrive in the Australian environment. You can learn about animal habitats and the current conservation activities of the Taronga Zoo. You will also get a unique hands-on introduction to some of the most unsual nocturnal animals in Australia.
This tour is suitable for visitors of all ages who seek to learn about Australian wildlife with a hands-on approach that lets you get as close to the action as possible. After this fun and educational tour, enjoy a light complimentary morning or afternoon tea.
- All-day Zoo access and Aussie souvenir included
- Post-tour morning or afternoon tea
What's Not Included
- Parking, transportation, food, and beverages (other than those specified)
This activity is non-refundable
Know Before You Go
Advance bookings required. You may change the date and time with a minimum of 24 hours notice. Tours are subject to availability.
You are advised to wear comfortable walking footwear suitable for all weather conditions and steep terrain. This tour is suitable for all ages. Some behind-the-scenes areas may include narrow corridors, steps, and uneven terrain that at times may not be suitable for wheelchairs, prams, or push chairs.
Tour departs from the Taronga Information Desk in the main entrance at 10:00 a.m. And 2:00 p.m. daily. Please be at the departure point 10 minutes prior to the tour start time.